Following Jay-Z’s pioneering Rocawear line, acts like Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott, Lil Wayne, Kanye West and Pharrell are invested not just in merchandising but in fashion hook-ups. West has been closely associated with Givenchy; A$AP Rocky with Dior Homme; Travis Scott with Virgil Abloh, Saint Laurent and Helmut Lang; Pharrell with Chanel; and Lil Wayne’s most recent release came with four t-shirts created with Heron Preston. On the most recent Drake tour, pop-up stores were stocked with his OVO brand. Justin Timberlake has operated pop-ups with Heron Preston and Nike. … [Read more...] about Nipsey Hussle’s activism lives on as merchandise orders pour in
Why it seems like everyone's being hacked Becks' email breach? David Beckham has blamed a hacked email account after British media alleged he sent a string of foul-mouthed private emails over his failure to be named Sir David by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. The Football Leaks website claims the soccer star was frustrated that he wasn't given a knighthood and dismissed a lesser award known as the Order of the British Empire (OBE). … [Read more...] about TikTok, WeChat & Co: How does spyware get into smartphones?